Learning outcomes of the course unit
To give to a the student the basic knowledges of diagnostic cytology’s purposes. Smears preparation, staining and interpretation.
Course contents summary
Introduction, collection and smear preparation, staining, microscopic evaluation, interpretation. Inflammation, neoplasia, evaluation of tumor cell type; criteria of malignancy.
Lectures using videobam, cytophatology in multifunctional dipartimental laboratory, using didactic optical microscope.
Assessment methods and criteria